Dominant Species: Thoughts on the Evolution of Ideas and the Minds in which They Live by R. P. Pendleton
Approx. 22,610 words.
Published on June 6, 2013.
Dominant Species explores the natural selection of ideas. Religions, scientific theories, and concepts of all sorts live or die depending on how they affect the people who believe them. Fundamental evolutionary insights about the way the world organizes itself help us understand how ideas survive, spread, and influence minds and behavior.